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William C. Mellor

Highest Rated: 100% Make Way for Tomorrow (1937)

Lowest Rated: 43% The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

Birthday: Jun 29, 1903

Birthplace: Missouri, USA

Distinguished, versatile cinematographer who worked at Paramount, MGM, and Fox during a career that spanned three decades. Mellor did his best work with directors George Stevens ("A Place in the Sun" 1951) and, especially, William Wellman ("Westward the Woman" 1951, etc.). Mellor also contributed to several Anthony Mann westerns and a number of MGM musicals.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
43% 64% The Greatest Story Ever Told Cinematography - 1965
80% 69% Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation Cinematography - 1962
67% 59% The Best of Everything Cinematography - 1959
No Score Yet 20% Woman Obsessed Cinematography - 1959
65% 73% Peyton Place Cinematography - 1957
No Score Yet 59% Back From Eternity Cinematography - 1956
88% 87% Giant Cinematography $183.9K 1956
97% 88% Bad Day at Black Rock Cinematography - 1955
100% 76% The Naked Spur Cinematography - 1953
No Score Yet 54% Carbine Williams Cinematography - 1952
No Score Yet 37% Across the Wide Missouri Cinematography - 1951
81% 84% A Place in the Sun Cinematography - 1951
No Score Yet 32% Love Happy Cinematography - 1949
88% 49% Wake Island Cinematography - 1942
100% 80% The Great McGinty Cinematography - 1940
100% 68% Road to Singapore Cinematography - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet $1,000 a Touchdown Cinematography - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Disputed Passage Cinematography - 1939
No Score Yet 42% Bulldog Drummond in Africa Cinematography - 1938
100% 92% Make Way for Tomorrow Cinematography - 1937